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Do you consider keeping animals in cages at a zoo cruel?

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Poll Results: 7,926 votes
55%
Depends on the habitat at the zoo.
 
38%
Yes.
 
7%
No.
 



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Stardust Noel
Saturday July 5, 2014, 11:33 AM


Yes

Yola S.
Saturday May 17, 2014, 11:16 PM


Yes.

Borg Drone
Wednesday March 26, 2014, 10:33 AM


Yes

da c.
Tuesday March 25, 2014, 12:22 PM


It depends. It isn't cruel if the animal is in the zoo because it was injured or for some other reason cannot survive in the wild on its own. It is cruel if the only reason it is in the zoo is for the entertainment of humans.

Nyack Clancy
Tuesday March 4, 2014, 1:53 AM


yes

Sue H.
Saturday March 1, 2014, 11:09 PM


Mostly but it depends a bit.

Todor Todorov
Tuesday February 18, 2014, 6:56 AM


Yes

Hope Biro
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:50 PM


Depends

Edo R.
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 10:38 AM


depends, ex situ conservation actually saved some species from the brink of extinction

Mary T.
Saturday January 25, 2014, 1:43 PM


depends



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